Spouted jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb SF 19

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14.5 x 16 cm (5 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1523

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar with high shoulder and flat mouth and thick red slip

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 19: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition